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W. James Antle III

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W. James Antle III is the politics editor of the Washington Examiner, the former editor of The American Conservative, and author of Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever Be Stopped?.

Trump's secret sauce
President Trump.
Analysis

Trump's secret sauce

Trump's manic impeachment dance with the GOP
President Trump.
Opinion

Trump's manic impeachment dance with the GOP

Are Senate Republicans turning on Trump?
President Trump.
Opinion

Are Senate Republicans turning on Trump?

The Democrats' toughest impeachment task: Persuasion
Trump supporters and protesters.
Feature

The Democrats' toughest impeachment task: Persuasion

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick's improbable-but-not-impossible breakup
Tom Brady and Bill Belichick.
Opinion

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick's improbable-but-not-impossible breakup

David Koch's misunderstood legacy
David Koch.
Opinion

David Koch's misunderstood legacy

Why gun control might backfire on the Democrats
Protesters.
Opinion

Why gun control might backfire on the Democrats

Would Trump overplay his hand against Warren or Harris?
President Trump.
Opinion

Would Trump overplay his hand against Warren or Harris?

What John Paul Stevens inadvertently taught conservatives about the Supreme Court
John Paul Stevens.
Opinion

What John Paul Stevens inadvertently taught conservatives about the Supreme Court

Joe Biden is having an identity crisis
Joe Biden.
Opinion

Joe Biden is having an identity crisis

Is Biden too 'nice' for angry Democratic voters?
Joe Biden.
Analysis

Is Biden too 'nice' for angry Democratic voters?

How 'Democrats fall in love, Republicans fall in line' got flipped upside down
President Trump and Joe Biden.
Opinion

How 'Democrats fall in love, Republicans fall in line' got flipped upside down

Trump's criminal justice balancing act
President Trump.
Opinion

Trump's criminal justice balancing act

If Justin Amash is going to run for president, he should do it as a Republican
Justin Amash.
Opinion

If Justin Amash is going to run for president, he should do it as a Republican

Why Jared Kushner's immigration plan is dead in the water
Jared Kushner and President Trump.
Analysis

Why Jared Kushner's immigration plan is dead in the water

Pete Buttigieg's rise exposes a deepening rift in the Christian right
Pete Buttigieg.
Analysis

Pete Buttigieg's rise exposes a deepening rift in the Christian right

Will Republicans blow another golden opportunity to remake American health care?
An elephant.
Opinion

Will Republicans blow another golden opportunity to remake American health care?

Beto O'Rourke is 2020's John Edwards
Beto Orourke and John Edwards.
Opinion

Beto O'Rourke is 2020's John Edwards

Are libertarian Republicans misreading the political climate?
A flag.
Opinion

Are libertarian Republicans misreading the political climate?

How Trump's emergency declaration will help progressive Democrats trample the Constitution
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Opinion

How Trump's emergency declaration will help progressive Democrats trample the Constitution

Religious conservatives will never abandon Trump
President Trump.
Analysis

Religious conservatives will never abandon Trump

How Democrats' tax obsession could backfire
Elizabeth Warren.
Analysis

How Democrats' tax obsession could backfire

Is the FBI overreaching in its investigation of Trump's Russia relations?
Trump at a news conference
Opinion

Is the FBI overreaching in its investigation of Trump's Russia relations?

The shameful insubordination of John Bolton
Opinion

The shameful insubordination of John Bolton

The anti-Trump Democrats vs. the anti-war Democrats
President Trump.
Opinion

The anti-Trump Democrats vs. the anti-war Democrats

Jim Webb for defense secretary
Jim Webb.
Analysis

Jim Webb for defense secretary

How The Weekly Standard lost its influence
The Weekly Standard.
Analysis

How The Weekly Standard lost its influence

Where Trump can make a deal with Chuck and Nancy
Trump in the oval office with Democratic leaders
Opinion

Where Trump can make a deal with Chuck and Nancy

What if Colin Powell had become president?
Opinion

What if Colin Powell had become president?

Why is Trump suddenly supporting criminal justice reform?
President Trump.
Analysis

Why is Trump suddenly supporting criminal justice reform?

The hopeless folly of schoolmarming Trump
President Trump.
Opinion

The hopeless folly of schoolmarming Trump

Sorry, liberals: The Senate 'popular vote' doesn't matter
An American flag.
Opinion

Sorry, liberals: The Senate 'popular vote' doesn't matter

The GOP's dangerous game
President Trump.
Opinion

The GOP's dangerous game

How Democrats should respond to these bomb scares
Police officers.
Opinion

How Democrats should respond to these bomb scares

Trump and McConnell: The powerbrokers
President Trump and Mitch McConnell.
Opinion

Trump and McConnell: The powerbrokers

America's Avenatti moment
Michael Avenatti.
Opinion

America's Avenatti moment